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Program

Sunday, May 30

Noon
Registration desk open (University Centre, Level 0) – get registration kit, meal tickets, parking passes, everything you need for the Conference. until 8 PM
1 PM
Sign up for a crash course on how to build a robot – learn how to make a robot in an afternoon! No programming prerequisites necessary; ends in a grand finale with the two best robots battling it out in a “sumo wrestling” match! (Optional on-site event) until 5 PM Cancelled Sign up for an afternoon of golf – for those looking to get nine or 18 holes in before the fun starts! (Optional off-site event) until 5 PM Sign up for a bike ride along the beautiful Rideau Canal from the University of Ottawa to Carleton University and then take a tour of the computer facilities there – great exercise! (Departure from the University of Ottawa; optional off-site event) until 5 PM
6 PM
Meet old and make new friends during the BBQ in an outdoor setting (Tabaret Hall, lawn) until 8 PM
8 PM
Hospitality Suite: Chat with other attendees in an informal setting; 2-person musical duo (Mike ‘N Marty) will entertain throughout the evening (Bar 1848, University Centre, Level 2)

Monday, May 31 Show CIO/Director track

7 AM
Breakfast (Cafeteria, University Centre, Level 1) until 9 AM 7:30 AM Registration and Information Desk open (Desmarais Hall, main lobby) until 4 PM
8:30 AM
8:45 AM
9:45 AM
Networking break / vendor time (Desmarais Hall, room 4101) 10 AM CIO/Director track: ORION
10:15 AM
11:00 AM
Networking break / vendor time (Desmarais Hall, room 4101) 11 AM CIO/Director track: Dell
11:15 AM
Noon
Lunch - Tabaret Hall Lawn 12 PM CIO/Director track: AODA
1 PM
2 PM
Networking break / vendor time (Desmarais Hall, room 4101) 2:15 PM CIO/Director track: Adobe
2:30 PM
3:15 PM
Networking break / vendor time (Desmarais Hall, room 4101)
3:30 PM
5:15 PM
Preparation for evening activity
5:45 PM
Buses leave University of Ottawa for evening activity (Residence parking lot, 90 University Private)
6 PM
7 PM
Dinner and entertainment – Eddie May murder-mystery
9 PM
Buses return to University of Ottawa
Hospitality Suite (Bar 1848, University Centre, Level 2)

Tuesday, June 1 Show CIO/Director track

7 AM
Breakfast (Cafeteria, University Centre, Level 1) until 9 AM 7:30 AM Registration and Information Desk open (Desmarais Hall, main lobby) until noon
8:30 AM
Opening Remarks (Alumni Auditorium, University Centre, Level 0)
8:45 AM
9:45 AM
Networking break / vendor time (Desmarais Hall, room 4101)
10:15 AM
11 AM
Noon
1 PM
2:30 PM
Networking break / vendor time (Desmarais Hall, room 4101)
3 PM
3:30 PM
Conference ends